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EFBC Dinner Club, October 5
4:45 PM in Fellowship Hall
Herb roasted pork loin, green beans, mashed potatoes, gravy, rolls

Watch Sermons Live on Sundays!

These are exciting times at EFBC. And now, even when you are out of town, you can see and hear Pastor Blake Gideon's Sunday morning messages, live streaming at 10:05 AM CST. Follow LIVESTREAM.

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efbcWOMEN Mentoring

Wednesday, September 28 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Worship Center
Titus 2 teaches us we are to have relationships with our sisters in Christ. efbcWOMEN is excited for a new semester of mentoring! Whether it is your desire to be a mentor or a mentee, visit efbcWOMEN for more info.

Edmond Youth Rally

Wednesday, September 28 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | UCO Campus
The Edmond Youth Rally is an opportunity for Students from all around the city to gather for a night of worship through music, prayer, and bible study. This event will take place on UCO’s campus at the BCM (Baptist Collegiate Ministry) and is optional for students, NOT part of our regular Wednesday night programing. 

We are offering a ride to any student that would like one over to the Rally. We will leave the church after our regular programing and be back at 8:30 PM. Please contact Randy Faram, 405-919-6769, to sign up if you are in need of a ride to this event.

Uptown Kids Day

Sunday, October 9 | 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM | Children’s Wing 2nd Floor
For 1st - 6th grade, Uptown Kids Day is the day when the shoppes of Uptown Kids are open from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM on Sunday, October 9, on the second floor of the Children’s Wing. Make sure to bring your Bible and friends for a morning of fun, games, activities, and prizes! Visit UPTOWN for more information.

We Have Moved!

Edmond’s First Baptist Church @EdmondsFirst has a new Facebook page! We are excited about this opportunity to move and improve. Be sure to “like” this new page and share with others! 

TOPICS Wednesday Bible Studies

Wednesday’s | 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Campus Wide
Wednesday evenings begin with EFBC Dinner Club at 4:45 PM in Fellowship Hall and evening activities for the entire family from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. From a study in Joshua: Servant to the Lord, to Allah or God, American Sign Language, GriefShare, or Resolving Everyday Conflicts, TOPICS are Adult Bible studies designed to provide relevant, practical answers to questions about God and the Christian life. Follow TOPICS for weekly updates, current class schedule, room locations, and more information.

Catered Meals on Wednesday Nights

Beginning on Wednesday, October 5, EFBC's Wednesday night meals will be catered. The caterer will offer a quality meal with something different each week, including desserts. The current pricing structure will remain the same through September. However, beginning in October the price will be $6 for adults and $5 for children, with a maximum of $25 per family.

The BTchallenge

Pastor Blake Gideon has challenged EFBC to raise $1 million during the BUILDING TOGETHER construction period. For every $1 raised during this period, will save up to $0.23 in interest costs.

  • Give an additional $20 every Sunday for one year. This results in total gifts of $1,040 per participant, and will save up to $239 in interest fees.
  • The building fund has the potential to receive in excess of $1,000,000 and save nearly $250,000 in interest charges if everyone in attendance each Sunday for the next year gave $20.
  • For every 100 participants, BUILDING TOGETHER will receive $104,000 and $23,900 will be saved.
  • Give by utilizing the BTchallenge offering envelopes located at each pew or by giving online at ONLINE GIVING.
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Arts After School (K–5th Grade)

Tuesday's | 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM | Foyer
Enroll your children into EFBC’s Arts After School Program which includes elective classes such as art, guitar, and dance. Meet in Fellowship Hall on Tuesdays beginning September 6. All children will also participate in the Arts After School Choir. Sign up online for this free activity by visiting ARTS AFTER SCHOOL.

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Student Worship Arts (6th–12th Grade)

Tuesday's | 4:15 PM – 5:00 PM | Choir Room
Student Worship Arts is designed to train middle school and high school students in the area of music and worship. With training in vocal music, basic keyboarding, guitar, and music theory, our goal is to develop young men and women into the worship leaders and church musicians of the future. Meet in the Choir Room Tuesdays beginning on September 13. Sign up online for this free activity by visiting STUDENT WORSHIP ARTS.

Baptist Mission Center Project

Wednesday, September 21 | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Baptist Mission Center
Everyone is welcome to join the HappyTimers’ Ministry as they volunteer at the Baptist Mission Center in Oklahoma City. Meet at EFBC at 8:00 AM and return by noon. The Mission Center welcomes any donations of food, clothing, household items, etc. In addition, this is a great place to donate your empty medication bottles. Drop off donations at EFBC’s Church Office by the Tuesday before the event date. For more information, contact Carl Schwab, 405-348-7835. Follow BAPTIST MISSION.

“Sojourn” Sermon Series

"Sojourn" is the title of Pastor Blake Gideon's newest sermon series. As we study 1 Peter and 2 Peter, we will be reminded that we are aliens and strangers in a foreign land. This is not our home, but we should live as though we are already there. Heaven is our true home. Follow SERMONS.

Wednesday Evenings @ EFBC

Wednesday evenings begin with EFBC Dinner Club at 4:45 PM in Fellowship Hall and evening activities for the entire family from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. TOPICS are Adult Bible studies designed to provide relevant, practical answers to questions about God and the Christian life. Visit TOPICS for more info. 

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Dinner Club Menu

Wednesday, September 28

The First Family gathers in Fellowship Hall each Wednesday at 4:45 PM for our weekly fellowship meal which is complimentary for first-time guests.

LINE 1: onion-crusted chicken, scalloped potatoes, fried okra, rolls, drinks, salad bar, and dessert.

LINE 2: pot roast, green beans, rolls, drinks, salad bar, and dessert.

  • $3.50 for Children 12 and under
  • $5.00 for Youth and adults
  • $15.00 Maximum per family (adults and children residing together in the same household)
  • GUESTS
    The Fellowship Meal is complimentary for first time guests.
  • MONTHLY
    A 10% non-refundable discount is available for those who pay by the month. The monthly fee for individuals is $18.00; couples are $36.00; and families are $54.00.
  • CARRYOUT
    Carryout meals will be available as long as food is available, from 5:30 PM - 5:45 PM, at regular prices.
  • PAYMENT
    We accept cash and checks, no credit cards please.